MCCC: Allied Health Studies Transfer Advising Guide
Health Science (A.A.S.) from Mercer County Community College to Allied Health Studies (B.S.) at Rider University (CCS Division)
|MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE COURSE
Health Science, A.A.S.
|Credit||RIDER UNIVERSITY COURSE/AREA SATISFIED
Allied Health Studies, B.S.(CCS) (120 Credits)
|Mercer – General Education Core: 17-18 Credits:||-||-|
|ENG 101 English Composition I (3/3)||3||CMP 120 Expository Writing||3|
|ENG 102 English Composition II||3||CMP 125 Research Writing||3|
|HPE 110 Concepts of Health & Fitness (1/2) OR
HPE 111 Living with Health (3/0)
|PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology (3/0)||3||PSY 100 Intro to Psychology||3|
|General Education Elective 1, A (3/0)
Select courses from: Social Sciences, Humanities, Historical Perspective, Diversity, & Global Perspective.
|6||ELE-FREE Lower Level Free Elective Ʊ||6|
|Mercer – Science and Mathematics Core: 15-16 Credits||-||-|
|Mathematics Elective 2, B (4/0)
MAT-135 (4), MAT-140 (4), MAT-146 (4), MAT-200 (3)
|4||MTH CORE OR MTH Elective Ʊ||3/4|
|Follow one-year sequence:
BIO 101 General Biology I 3, C (3/3)
BIO 103 Anatomy & Physiology I 3, C
CHE 101 General Chemistry I 3, C
|4||BIO 115 Principles of Biology I (3)
BIO 115 L Principles of Biology I Lab (1)
BIO 221 Human Anatomy and Phys. I (3)
BIO 221L Human Anatomy and Phys. I Lab (1)
CHE 120 Principles of Chemistry (3)
|Follow one-year sequence:
BIO 102 General Biology II 3, C (3/3)
BIO 104 Anatomy and Physiology 3, C
CHE 102 General Chemistry II 3, C
|4||BIO 116 Principles of Biology II (3)
BIO 116L Principles of Biology II Lab (1)
BIO 222 Human Anatomy & Physiology II (4)
CHE 122 Intro to Chemical Systems (3)
|Select from one of the following 3 courses:
BIO 201 Microbiology 3, C (3/3)
BIO 208 Genetics 3, C
CHE 201 Organic Chemistry I 3,C
|4||BIO 315 Medical Microbiology
BIO 265 Genetics
CHE 211 Organic Chemistry I (3)
CHE 211L Organic Chemistry I Lab (1)
|Mercer - Professional Core D Maximum 18 Credits||-||-|
|Upon completion of the core science and math complements (15-16 credits) of the program with a GPA of 2.0 or higher, enrolled students may receive up to 18 credits for previously completed training or study in a health care field that has been validated by an external agency and involves licensure examination and certification. The number of credits will be based upon evaluation conducted by faculty.||18||18|
|Mercer - Technical and Professional Electives E
|BIO-101, BIO-102, BIO-201, BIO-208, BIO-217||4||BIO-115 (4), BIO-116 (4), BIO-345 (4), BIO-265, NT■||4|
|BUS-105, BUS-209||3||ELE-FREE Lower Level Free Elective Ʊ||3|
|CHE-101, CHE-102, CHE-107, CHE-201||3/4||CHE-120 (3), CHE-120 (1), Chem. Ele. (4), CHE-211||3/4|
|CIS-173, CIS-175||3||Technical Elective Ʊ||3|
|HPE-101 (3), HPE-105 (3), HPE-113 (3), HPE-151 (1 ), HPE-241 (3)||1/3||NOT TRANSFERRABLE||0|
|MAT-125, MAT-126, MAT-135, MAT-140, MAT-146, MAT-200||3/4||MTH-120 (3), MSD-201 (3), MTH CORE (4), Free Elective (3), MTH-105 )4), Math Elective (3)||3/4|
|MLT-112||3||ELE-FREE Lower Level Free Elective Ʊ||3|
|NUR-151 (Pharmacology in Nursing)||3||ELE-FREE Lower Level Free Elective Ʊ||3|
|PBH-101||3||ELE-FREE Lower Level Free Elective Ʊ||3|
|PHI-205||3||PHL-202 Social Philosophy||3|
|PHY-101, PHY-102, PHY-109, PHY-111||3/4||PHY-100, PHY-101, Physics Elective Ʊ, GEO-100||3/4|
|PTA-105 (Kinesiology)||3||NOT TRANSFERRABLE||0|
|SPA-101, SPA-102, SPA-121, SPA-122||3||SPA-100, SPA-101, NT■, NT ■||3|
Rider Course Option
Following completion of 30 credits and the Rider Intent to Enroll Form and while a student at Mercer; students have the option to take a course at Rider that counts toward the Rider degree. The selected course counts academically at both Mercer and Rider and allows the student to experience first-hand the academic environment at Rider. See Mercer or Rider Transfer Representatives. Contact information below.
Mercer County Community College Footnotes
Select courses from the following general education categories: Social Science, Humanities, Historical Perspective, 1 Diversity and Global Perspective.
2 Select from MAT 135, 140, 146, 200.
3 Science Core: one-year sequence of General Biology (BIO 101-102) OR Anatomy and Physiology (BIO 103-104)
OR General Chemistry (CHE 101-102) AND one of the following courses: Microbiology (BIO 201), Genetics (BIO 208), Organic Chemistry I (CHE 201).
Rider University Footnotes
Ʊ Students have a number of options to satisfy this requirement; courses will be evaluated on an individual basis.
For transfer credit the Mercer student must have a grade of “C” or higher in all courses for transfer credit.
■ NT, Not transferrable
*The curriculum is designed to provide a seamless transition from an Associate degree or diploma program, building on students’ experiences in allied health profession. Separate clinicals are not required.
*The Rider degree requires a total 120 credits; the Mercer student may need to take additional credits to meet the Rider University degree.
*The Mercer A.A.S. In Health Science is specifically designed for individuals who possess a license or certificate in an allied health field.
Requirements are subject to change. This Advising Guide is best used in consultation with an advisor.
COURSES REMAINING FOR A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ALLIED HEALTH STUDIES AT RIDER UNIVERSITY*
|Course Number||Rider University Course Name or Core Area||Credits||Notes*
(if course can be taken at Mercer, indicate course number)
Mercer County Community College
Fall 2019 Travel Schedule
|Thursday, September 19, 2019||10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.||Middlesex County College|
|Tuesday, October 1, 2019||11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.||Brookdale Community College|
|Wednesday, October 2, 2019|